wf-escenic-times - Home The RSS feed of en Bangladesh News 24 Hours Ltd. 2016-12-10 17:43:45.0 2016-12-10 17:43:45.0 Home Police probe finds detectives acted 'unethically' in Kafrul club raid Proof of 'unethical activities of some' of the 11 police detectives suspended over the Kafrul club incident has been found in investigation. 2017-04-29 04:25:39.0 Trump says he thought being president would be easier than his old life He misses driving, feels as if he is in a cocoon, and is surprised how hard his new job is. 2017-04-29 02:43:01.0 Mild tremor felt in Sylhet, other northeast Bangladesh districts A mild tremor has been felt in Sylhet and other north-eastern districts of Bangladesh. 2017-04-29 02:08:21.0 Facebook responded to 24 percent requests for account info by Bangladesh in July-December The amount of information sought by Bangladesh government from Facebook Inc on its users has risen with bolstered efforts to stop militancy and hate from spreading through the social media. 2017-04-29 01:32:39.0 Indian SC’s ‘no’ to ration card will exclude 8m Bangladeshis from Assam’s NRC, says NGO An NGO engaged in legal fights on citizenship issues in the state of Assam has said the Indian Supreme Court refusing to accept ration card as a valid document for people to get their names in the National Register of Citizens (NRC) will lead to exclusion of nearly 8 million 'Bangladeshi citizens'. 2017-04-29 01:00:33.0 Tofail says foreign buyers single out Bangladesh’s labour safety issues Foreign organisations and buyers speak up about safety of workers in Bangladesh's readymade garment sector, but they say nothing about its competitors, Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed has complained.  2017-04-28 23:11:13.0 US first-quarter growth weakest in three years as consumer spending falters The US economy grew at its weakest pace in three years in the first quarter as consumer spending barely increased and businesses invested less on inventories, in a potential setback to President Donald Trump's promise to boost growth. 2017-04-28 22:54:37.0 China warns situation with N Korea at 'critical point' China warned on Friday that the situation with North Korea over its nuclear and ballistic missile programs is at a "critical point" and said dialogue and negotiations are the only "practical" way to end tensions. 2017-04-28 22:48:09.0 Australia will tour Bangladesh in late August, says BCB chief Bangladesh Cricket Board President Nazmul Hassan has confirmed that Australia will arrive in Dhaka for two Tests later this year. 2017-04-28 21:19:16.0 Brazil cities paralyzed by nationwide strike against austerity Nationwide strikes led by Brazilian unions to protest President Michel Temer's austerity measures crippled public transport in several major cities early on Friday across this continent-sized nation, while factories, businesses and schools closed. 2017-04-28 20:06:42.0 Israel planning 15,000 more settlement homes in Jerusalem Israel intends to build 15,000 new settlement homes in East Jerusalem, the Housing Ministry said on Friday despite U.S. President Donald Trump's request to "hold back" on settlements as part of a possible new push for Israeli-Palestinian peace. 2017-04-28 20:04:36.0 Ziauddin briefs Congressman Chabot on Bangladesh's counter-terrorism efforts Bangladesh Ambassador to the United States Mohammad Ziauddin has met Republican Congressman Steve Chabot and his aides at Capitol Hill and discussed counter-terrorism, women empowerment and duty-free market access issues. 2017-04-28 19:28:40.0 Argentina target Sampaoli to take over national team The Argentine FA have identified Sevilla coach Jorge Sampaoli as their choice to take charge of the national team and revitalise their 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign, AFA President Claudio Tapia said on Thursday. 2017-04-28 18:26:58.0 Fellaini sees red as United hold on for goalless draw at City Manchester United held on for a goalless draw in a feisty derby with Manchester City after midfielder Marouane Fellaini was sent off for a headbutt in the Premier League clash at the Etihad Stadium on Thursday. 2017-04-28 18:24:15.0 Thai baby's murder on Facebook: The missing hours before video was removed A relative of the Thai baby whose murder was shown on Facebook Live earlier this week said he was too distraught and intent on getting police to the crime scene to worry about getting the horrific videos taken down. 2017-04-28 17:56:55.0 Oxford Union invites President Hamid but gets no response The world’s most celebrated students' union invited President Abdul Hamid to speak at the prestigious Oxford institution, an offer the Bangladesh head of state did not accept for now as he left Dhaka for a private visit to the United Kingdom. 2017-04-28 17:53:13.0 China warned North Korea of sanctions after any nuclear test: US secretary of state China has told the Trump administration it warned North Korea it would impose unilateral sanctions should Pyongyang carry out another nuclear test, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Thursday, in possibly China's toughest threat yet against its defiant neighbour. 2017-04-28 17:08:18.0 Holocaust controversy back to haunt Le Pen's election campaign Controversy over her party's record on the fate of Jews in World War Two returned to haunt French National Front presidential candidate Marine Le Pen on Friday as the man due to replace her temporarily as party leader suddenly stood aside. 2017-04-28 17:04:15.0 Blame game between judiciary, executive will weaken state, warns Hasina Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged more cooperation among the judiciary, executive and legislative branches of the state. 2017-04-28 16:59:40.0 Trump complains Saudis not paying fair share for US defense President Donald Trump complained on Thursday that US ally Saudi Arabia was not treating the United States fairly and Washington was losing a “tremendous amount of money” defending the kingdom. 2017-04-28 16:14:42.0 BGB recovers more than 1.2 million Yaba tablets in Teknaf Border Guard Bangladesh or BGB has recovered more than 1.2 million methamphetamine-based Yaba tablets from Cox's Bazar's Teknaf Upazila. 2017-04-28 15:41:16.0 Chapainawabganj terror den: 3 bodies 'too mangled' for identification The bodies of three among the four militant suspects killed inside a hideout in Chapainawabganj were mangled beyond recognition. 2017-04-28 15:23:10.0 Police find suicide vest, firearm in raided hideout at Chapainawabganj Police have found a suicide vest and a firearm inside a hideout used by militant suspects in Chapainawabganj's Shibganj Upazila. 2017-04-28 14:14:25.0 Pakistan journalist Hamid Mir 'will return' his father's 1971 award to Bangladesh Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir has announced that he will return the award Bangladesh bestowed on his father for his contributions during the Liberation War. 2017-04-28 13:44:08.0 President Abdul Hamid to visit Frankfurt before wrapping up London tour President Abdul Hamid, in London for medical check-ups, will visit Germany before returning to Dhaka. 2017-04-28 13:04:21.0